Is Greece Bigger Than Italy? (Comparison)

Greece is located in southeast Europe whereas Italy is located in south-central Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Greece and Italy regarding different aspects.


Is Greece bigger than Italy?

The total area of Greece is 131,957 km2 and the total area of Italy is 301,340 km2. Greece is smaller than Italy by 169,383 km2. Italy is almost 2.3 times bigger than Greece.

Area of Greece: 50,949 sq mi (131,957 km2 )

Area of Greece compared to Italy

Area of Italy: 116,350 sq mi (301,340 km2 )

Area of Italy compared to Greece


According to the data from Worldometer, the population of Italy as of 28th December 2020 is estimated to be around 60,418,095.

Population of Italy compared to Greece

As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Greece estimated as of 28th December 2020 is 10,398,141.

Population of Greece compared to Italy

Here is some more data comparison between Greece and Italy.

The capital city of Greece is Athens, and the capital city of Italy is Rome.

Official Languages

Greece: Greek
Italy: Italian

Human Development Index

HDI of Greece as of 2018: 0.888
HDI of Italy as of 2018: 0.892

Greece Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Italy Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Greece:
39° 0′ 0″ N22° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Italy:
43° 0′ 0″ N12° 0′ 0″ E

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